Senior Financial Accountant

£50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits including hybrid working
26 Nov 2021
24 Dec 2021
Mark Thomas
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Financial Accountant
Resourcery Group are working exclusively with a high growth business based in Stockport as they look to hire a Senior Financial Accountant. This is a newly created role due to growth.
The Senior Financial Accountant will join a successful and well-respected finance team during an exciting time when the business has won a number of new contracts and is forecasting further growth. This is an excellent opportunity for a well rounded accounting professional looking to work for a dynamic and forward thinking business.
About the role:

Based in Stockport (hybrid working available), The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for providing timely and relevant financial reports, ensuring information from different sources of the business is obtained to ensure timely accounts. The successful candidate will work closely with the Finance Director and senior management to drive business performance. The team is a small but commercially focussed, forward thinking and interacts with all the operational teams, customers and vendors. The role offers to opportunity to be truly involved in business operations.
The interaction with the business is key. The successful candidate will receive full support but will be expected to work under their own initiative. Personal motivation and organisational skills are essential.
Key duties and responsibilities of the Senior Financial Accountant:
  • Month-end and preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Year end audit and tax pack completion
  • Reconciling and processing intercompany charges
  • Preparing and posting journals to the general ledger
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Maintaining data in central company databases
  • Testing and evaluating improvements of central company databases
  • Preparation of weekly cash flow forecast
  • Supporting continued development of finance team members
  • Continuous improvement to in all areas of financial control and reporting
  • Ad-hoc projects to support the financial controller and wider Finance team

Skills and experience required to be our Senior Financial Accountant:
  • Qualified through ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Employee management and development
  • Experience in process improvement
  • Proven ability to understand key business drivers and how to translate these into meaningful reporting
  • Experience of budgeting and cash flow forecasting
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business with an excellent reputation.

Who are Resourcery Group?

We are one of the North West’s most experienced and well-networked, independent Accounting & Finance, Change and Transformation recruitment consultancies.

Resourcery Group have grown quickly since inception and are now considered as the go-to recruitment partner and trusted adviser by many of the region’s leading employers, from owner-managed SMEs and PE-backed business to listed PLCs.

We are sector agnostic, finance specific. A local market expert with national reach.

Resourcery Group specialise in talent identification, attraction, resourcing and retention, providing our clients with a diverse pool of talent drawn from the Executive, Sub-Executive, Mid-Market and Newly Qualified, Part-Qualified and Transactional markets for Industry & Commerce, Public Sector and Not-for-Profit.

Please visit our for more information on the business ethos and how we create value as part of the recruitment cycle, complimenting internal talent teams.